The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 53 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing REST 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.90% 0.95% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 4.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £200 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
REST
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 175 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.99% 20.78% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 111 120
Median daily rate £338 £330 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Milton Keynes region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for REST.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) SOA
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) High Availability
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) JBoss
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (25.00%) Node.js
5 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
6 3 (18.75%) DataPower
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) IBM
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Author
6 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Development Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) SOAP
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) XSD
4 2 (12.50%) Android SDK
4 2 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (6.25%) ELK Stack
5 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) DataPower
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Blockchain
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) High Availability
2 7 (43.75%) SOA
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
3 3 (18.75%) Microservices
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) IBM